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Big Changes For 2015 Workplace Plans: Watch Out For These Six Possible Pitfalls

Big Changes For 2015 Workplace Plans: Watch Out For These Six Possible Pitfalls
By Jay Hancock November 19, 2014

You don’t get a pass this year on big health insurance decisions because you’re not shopping in an Affordable Care Act marketplace. 708 more words

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Telehealth/Telemedicine: An Opportunity for Physicians and Providers to Add a New Line of Service

The cost effectiveness of providing health care via telemedicine or telehealth promises to be an effective tool to increase coverage and reimbursement of healthcare provided remotely or through telehealth. 1,601 more words

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The Importance of Data and Clinical Documentation on the Future of Telehealth

Telemedicine continues to raise considerable excitement and expectations for its potential impact on the delivery of healthcare. But with much of the initial attention focused on the technical aspects of telehealth, a lack of confidence in the level of data measuring the effects and benefits of telemedicine and telehealth has emerged. 327 more words

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Is Google Joining the World of Telemedicine?

Is Google Joining the World of Telemedicine?

Stephanie Ocano – Tech – Oct 13, 2014

Google is testing a new search feature that allows users to video call a doctor directly based on search results for illnesses or symptoms. 258 more words

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93% of Telehealth Video Calls Replaced Doctor Visits

Healthcare IT News / By HITC Staff 10/28/2014

93% of Telehealth Video Calls Replaced Doctor Visits

93 percent of all telehealth video calls with First Stop Health doctors avoided expensive and time-consuming trips to doctors’ offices or emergency rooms, according to recent analysis conducted by… 271 more words

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Do doctors have the right 'bedside manner' for telehealth?

November 03, 2014 | Eric Wicklund – Editor, mHealthNews

Do doctors have the right ‘bedside manner’ for telehealth?

Doctors and nurses are often praised (or admonished) for their bedside manner. 799 more words

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Employers' use of telemedicine expected to increase dramatically

Healthcare Dive / Tammy Worth | September 15, 2014

Dive Brief:

  • According to a survey by the National Business Group on Health, nearly half of all employers plan to provide telehealth services in states where they are allowed to in 2015.
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